When I try and connect to a shared folder on my Windows 8 Pro machine from my Windows 7 Pro computer I get prompted for a user name and password. But the Win8 computer can connect to any shared folders on my Win7 machine without a password prompt.
The Network and Sharing Center settings for both machines are as follows:
Network discovery: On
File and printer sharing: On
Public folder sharing: On
Password protected sharing: Off
And this is the properties of the folder I'm sharing:
What am I missing?